Molecular geneticist Rebecca Johnson's first job at the Australian Museum was to solve a crime.
Latika Bourke Former NSW Labor premier Morris Iemma has launched a blistering attack on the Labor Party, saying moves to kick veteran Martin Ferguson out of the party are "petty and vindictive" and shows the party is "intolerant and incapable of embracing divergent views".
Kristen Ochs Two men in California have saved each other's lives 30 years apart.
Jesse Hogan The batsman axed from Australia's Test team for the tours of the West Indies and England, Joe Burns, has been urged to look at his selection for the overlapping Australia A tour of India as a chance to make himself a more rounded batsman.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra coach Carrie Graf insists the WNBL can co-exist with football codes if it returns to a winter season.
Gareth Hutchens It’s a shame that scientists have to stoop so low.
Jesse Hogan Adam Voges and Fawad Ahmed demanded selection for winter tour through the dominance of this summer's Sheffield Shield runs and wickets tallies, Rod Marsh says.
Emma Partridge Police believe a Sydney father last seen leaving the Hilton Hotel was most likely murdered after discovering a large blood stain on the carpet of a western Sydney unit.
Sally Pryor The art world is in mourning today with the news that Betty Churcher, the inimitable former director of the National Gallery of Australia, has died.